Oxfordshire County Council (OXFORD CENTRALAREA) (TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT) (EXPERIMENTAL) (VARIATION) ORDER 2017Notice ID: MF0246655
OXFORDSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL
(OXFORD CENTRALAREA) (TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT) (EXPERIMENTAL) (VARIATION) ORDER 2017
Order made: 13 October 2017 Came into force: 24 October 2017 Order variation into force: 10 November 2017
NOTICE IS GIVEN that on 3 November 2017 Oxfordshire County Council made the above experimental variation order under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and all other enabling power. One of the effects of the order was to enable taxis to enter Cornmarket Street from Carfax, turn in the 50 metres before the Clarendon Centre and wait in the taxi bays close to Carfax - between 6pm and 10am only
*Under powers outlined below it has been found more suitable to allow this area to extend to 98 metres from Carfax to just north of the junction with Market Street for the purposes of turning only. The Taxi rank will be confined to an area on the east side for 15 vehicles north from Carfax.
The Experimental Order will continue to operate for a maximum period of 18 months. If the provisions of the experimental order are made permanent, the measures will be incorporated into The Oxfordshire County Council (The City of Oxford) (Central Area) (Traffic Management) (Consolidation) Order 2003 (as amended).
* This Order contains provisions allowing the Director for Communities (or Delegated Officer) to modify or suspend the order or any provisions of the Order (if appropriate) in accordance with Section 10(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984.
The Council will be considering in due course whether the provisions of the Experimental Order should be continued in force indefinitely.Any person may object to the making of the experimental Order for the purposes of such indefinite continuation within a period of 6 months beginning with the day on which the variation or modification comes into force.
Documents giving more details are available for public inspection online by visiting: https://consultations.oxfordshire.gov.uk, or in person at County Hall, New Road, Oxford, OX1 1ND from 8.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday. Any objections or other representations should be sent in writing to the Director for Infrastructure Delivery at the address given below no later than the 9 May 2018. The Council will consider all representations received in response to this Notice and they may be disseminated widely for these purposes and made available to the public.
Traffic Regulation Team (ref:AK/.Queen Street), for the Director for Infrastructure Delivery, Oxfordshire County Council, County Hall, Oxford, OX 1 IND